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Table 3 Cheetah renal measurements in mm or mm3

From: Ultrasonographically determined renal values and comparisons to serum biochemistry renal variables in aged semi-captive cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

  Measurement (mm) N Mean SD Minimum Maximum
Left kidney Length 27 65.1 5.5 55.2 76.9
Cranial pole width 26 42.1 4.4 30.1 52.0
Cranial pole height 26 38.5 3.8 32.8 47.4
Caudal pole width 27 41.4 4.4 32.6 49.0
Caudal pole height 27 36.6a 4.7 28.3 46.9
Volume 24 52.4 10.5 35.8 72.67
Right kidney Length 26 65.8 4.9 54.9 78.3
Cranial pole width 26 42.8 4.1 35.1 51.3
Cranial pole height 26 40.3 3.3 33.3 48.2
Caudal pole width 26 41.6 4.1 35.2 50.9
Caudal pole height 26 39.1a 3.1 33.9 46.8
Volume 24 57.0 9.2 39.1 78.9
Both kidneysb Length 53 65.4 5.2 54.9 78.3
Cranial pole width 52 42.5 4.2 30.1 52.0
Cranial pole height 52 39.4 3.6 32.8 48.2
Caudal pole width 53 41.5 4.2 32.6 50.9
  1. aSignificant difference between left and right renal measurements
  2. bValues combined for left and right kidneys as they were not significantly different